*Updated with new information* – The Gaming Historian takes a look at a landmark case that changed everything for Nintendo.

– Small grammatical errors have been fixed.

– Updated information pertaining to court case. Many sources claim Howard Phillips played Donkey Kong in the courtroom, but this is incorrect. It was actually Jerry Momoda, their Market Research Analyst. This has been confirmed through Howard Phillips, Jon Pederson, and Jerry Momoda.

– Updated information about Universal.

– New sales figures regarding Nintendo products (at the end).